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Make introductory psychology modern and accessible! Strike a balance between classic and contemporary topics and theory.
The new edition of this text engages students with local ideas and examples, within the context of psychology as an international discipline. Rich cultural and indigenous coverage is integrated throughout the text, as well as new chapters, 'Indigenous psychology', and 'Culture and psychology'. There is also the continued, and unique focus throughout the text on graduate attributes for accreditation, careers in psychology and the professional discipline of psychology.
Linkages features in the text knit together student understanding of psychology's sub-disciplines, and the research sections show the how and why of research. World class learning technology available with Bernstein includes CourseMate Express, and a new MindTap.
1. Introducing psychology
2. Research in psychology
3. Biological aspects of psychology
4. Sensation and perception
7. Cognition and language
9. Cognitive abilities
10. Motivation and emotion
11. Human development
14. Psychological disorders and treatment
15. Social cognition and influence
16. Culture and psychology
17. Indigenous psychology
19. Behavioural genetics
20. Statistics in psychological research
App A Careers for psychology graduates
App B Searching psychology databases
ISBN: 9780170386302 ISBN-10: 0170386309 Audience:
Tertiary; University or College
Book with Other Items
Number Of Pages: 1016 Published: 18th September 2017 Publisher: Cengage Learning Australia Country of Publication: AU Dimensions (cm): 27.6 x 21.0
Weight (kg): 1.93
Edition Number: 2 Edition Type: Revised